Sports

by Joedy McCreary

CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina got away with Marcus Paige having one of his lowest-scoring games because Brice Johnson came through with one of his best.

BOONE, N.C. — Jason O’Keefe, a 16-year coaching veteran, has been named the 12th head coach in Appalachian State University men’s soccer history, Appalachian State director of athletics Doug Gillin announced on Wednesday.

It’s very likely that no college soccer program played a larger role in shaping the 2016 MLS SuperDraft than the Tar Heels from North Carolina.

Appalachian Open Canceled Due to Winter Weather....BOONE, N.C. — The Appalachian Open, hosted by Appalachian State University wrestling, is canceled due to impending winter weather conditions, head coach JohnMark Bentley announced on Wednesday.

Paige One Of 30 Candidates For Senior CLASS Award....CHAPEL HILL – University of North Carolina guard Marcus Paige is one of 30 men’s basketball players that excel on and off the court and were selected as candidates for the 2015-16 Senior CLASS Award.